Who do you think invented it? Do you realise that there are a large number of people on ATS who are over 65, myself included, many of whom have used
the "interweb" (aka Internet) since it first started. My Mother, rest her soul, was still using a computer and accessing the web at 91.
Your remark is just completely and utterly ageist, and I am going to return an ageist remark and say I am guessing that you are probably too young to
actually know very much about the world and what makes it tick. Bear in mind that most tribal communities had a Council of Elders - and many still do.
Why do you think that is/was? Oh yes, because older people have experience.
PS and old people do not understand tongue in cheek so often perhaps!
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When you think MP4 is a rank in the Military Police.
When you think a kid is stupid because he can't spell LOLLY POP and stops at LOL.
When you think RAM is a goat.
When you think of Charles Dickens whenever someone says CD.
When you think STD is an abbreviation for Standard.
- When you hurt in places you never even knew existed
- You get a burst of energy and need to lay down until it passes
- You're get up and go, just got up and went
- You no longer trust "passing wind" as being just that
"First you forget names, then you forget faces. Next you forget to pull your zipper up and finally, you forget to pull it down." ~ George
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